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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
LocalityHwy 115
Latitude32.2231
Longitude-102.67719
Institution CodeTtu
Collection CodeTtu-z
Catalog NumberTtu-z_059746
Date Collected2013-08-17

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http://www.nsrl.ttu.edu/collections/Invertebrates/index.htm

The Invertebrate Zoology collection (TTU-Z) of the Museum of Texas Tech University is international in scope with an emphasis on arthropods from semi-arid and arid lands, especially from North America. The collection consists primarily of insects, arachnids, and crustaceans. The pinned collection contains over 3,200 genera and 7,500 identified species. These counts are underestimated because they were made over a decade ago and the majority of the collection holdings have not been identified nor cataloged. The estimated minimal numbers are: Pinned Insects about 1 million individuals, Med/Vet Zoology about 75,000, Arachnids under 50,000, Miscellaneous groups under 1,000. At least 3 million specimens are retained as sealed, bulk specimens. These samples are mostly cataloged and are being split and labeled as time permits (motivated by researchers’ needs). There are currently slightly more than 800 type specimens (mostly paratypes) in the collection.

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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Namenone
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Emailbenjamin.brandt@nau.edu
Name James Cokendolpher
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Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
Name Neil
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Name James Cokendolpher
RoleCollection Manager
Emailjames.cokendolpher@ttu.edu
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Specimen
Catalog NumberTTU-Z_059746
Institution CodeTTU
Collection CodeTTU-Z
Occurrence IDTTU-Z_059746
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collector NumberTK190499
Date Collected2013-08-17
Verbatim Date CollectedAug 17-18 2013
Year2013
Month8
Day17
Start Day of Year229
Sampling Protocollight trap
Collection RemarksFrom larger sample TTU_Z_059740
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
Continentnorth america
LocalityHwy 115
Decimal Latitude32.2231
Decimal Longitude-102.67719
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeferenced ByAlex Gregg (2014-07-14 12:49:21)
Other
Modified2015-11-24 14:00:48
ID13017542
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2014-07-14; GeoLocate
dcterms:referenceshttp://symbiota4.acis.ufl.edu/scan/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=13017542
dcterms:accessRightsCC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
symbiota:recordEnteredByVineetha Barre
dwc:collectionIDd4e788b4-5d52-47a3-873e-227c6df49c7b
dcterms:rightsHolderMuseum of Texas Tech University
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
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